Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Refrigeration, Display Cases Drive Berry Freshness http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers’ interest in nutritional “super foods” continues to rise, and no food is considered more super than berries. Research shows that consumers prefer fresh berries over frozen, and that they’re willing to pay a premium for this freshness. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/refrigeration-display-cases-drive-berry-freshness#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:58:00 +0000 481051 at http://supermarketnews.com Groupon buys SnapSaves' grocery coupon app http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app <div class="node-body link-body">Groupon has acquired SnapSaves, a grocery store app that compares prices and gives cash back.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Marketing Recommended Reading Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 480301 at http://supermarketnews.com Marsh Supermarkets highlights 40 years since 1st product scan http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan <div class="node-body link-body">On June 26, 2014, 40 years after the first of billions heard “Boop!” around the world, a crowd gathered in the Troy Marsh supermarket to commemorate the first UPC bar code scan.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:23:00 +0000 479981 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks names new CIO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio <div class="node-body article-body">Robert “Bob” Hardester has been tapped to be the new CIO at Schnuck Markets, reporting to COO Anthony Hucker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio#comments Latest News Executive Changes Technology Schnuck Markets 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:33:00 +0000 479251 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigeration Roundtable: Making a cold career hot http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot <div class="field-byline"> By Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Manufacturers have to start making equipment that can be repaired with iPhones. Then we’d find all kinds of technicians.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot#comments Technology Online 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:35:00 +0000 479181 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Majority of Americans 'don’t know' if biotech foods are in supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nearly three in five Americans are not sure whether foods produced through biotechnology are available in supermarkets today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0#comments Consumer Trends Technology Food Safety Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:54:00 +0000 478881 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart's Silicon Valley tech lab acquires Stylr mobile app http://supermarketnews.com/walmarts-silicon-valley-tech-lab-acquires-stylr-mobile-app <div class="node-body link-body">Wal-Mart's San Bruno innovation lab is diving deeper into mobile apps with another acquisition: Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmarts-silicon-valley-tech-lab-acquires-stylr-mobile-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:14:00 +0000 478471 at http://supermarketnews.com Aisle411 provides indoor mapping for Marsh Supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/aisle411-provides-indoor-mapping-marsh-supermarkets <div class="node-body link-body">Aisle411 announced a partnership with Marsh Supermarkets to provide indoor mapping services to better enhance the shopping experience for Marsh customers. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/aisle411-provides-indoor-mapping-marsh-supermarkets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:06:00 +0000 478441 at http://supermarketnews.com Hillphoenix AMS Group Successfully Rolls Out 'Close The Case' Offering http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recently, a series of programs being provided through their Hillphoenix&rsquo; After Market Services Group (AMS) has been generating increased notoriety.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Sat, 14 Jun 2014 10:58:00 +0000 478101 at http://supermarketnews.com Facebook’s role grows in the grocery aisle: Panel http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel <div class="node-body article-body">Social media is playing an increasingly important role in the grocery shopping process, said panelists at FMI Connect this week in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel#comments Consumer Trends Technology Marketing Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect FMI Food Marketing Institute Price Chopper Supermarkets 2014 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:13:00 +0000 477981 at http://supermarketnews.com